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Motivation by T.I.

How are those New Year’s Resolutions going?   At the beginning of the year, I created some awesome motivational posters to get you going on them.   It’s three months later … Continue reading

April 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

I Never Will Forget Those Nights, I Wonder If It Was a Dream

Nobody on the road, Nobody on the beach. I feel it in the air, The summer’s out of reach. (“The Boys of Summer,” Don Henley)  best dinner ever Here it … Continue reading

September 4, 2013 · 31 Comments

Pork with Caramelized Milk Sauce (a.k.a. Fugly Pork)

Well, you can’t win ‘em all. I try really hard to make sure that anything I cook is visually appealing, even when I’m not posting pictures of it.  However when … Continue reading

April 25, 2013 · 15 Comments

We Need a Name!

In a sudden bout of insanity, we got a kitten.  On Sunday, I was by our local pet store so I stopped in to take a look at the fish. … Continue reading

October 4, 2012 · 14 Comments

Ten Things I Learned in My First Year of Blogging

Wow, it’s been that long?  I went through my WordPress Dashboard a few days ago and was shocked to see that yesterday, June 10th, was the one year anniversary of … Continue reading

June 11, 2012 · 21 Comments

Snow Patrol at the Fillmore Detroit

Yeah, I know this has nothing to do with food or wine… One of my favorite bands hit the Fillmore Detroit last week and I finally was able to catch … Continue reading

April 23, 2012 · 5 Comments

Filipino, Foodie, Failure

I was born in the Philippines, but my family emigrated to the US when I was just a cuddly little 9-month old who would take sips of milk, slurp it, … Continue reading

February 6, 2012 · 17 Comments

Football! Week 14 – Grilled Bananas with Caramel Recipe

It’s that time of the year when teams make that last minute push to get into the playoffs.  For my team, the Cutler-free Bears, it’s looking pretty dire.  All they … Continue reading

December 7, 2011 · 4 Comments

Burrito Updates for November 2011 – We’re International now!

Last month saw some burrito reviews from Atlanta, New York, and California.  This month, we have another from California and, I’m proud to announce, the first international review.  It’s a … Continue reading

November 30, 2011 · 1 Comment

Ann Arbor Rocks – Eat

I work in the corporate world and, as anyone who works in the corporate world will tell you, I’m in more conference calls than you can shake a stick at. … Continue reading

November 22, 2011 · 6 Comments